Mandy Panagakis, PH.D., M.B.A., M.I.S.

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Dr. Amanda Panagakis has worked in the legal field for over 20 years.  She specializes in focus groups/mock juries, jury selection, witness preparation, and visuals for storytelling.  Amanda has been assisting attorneys and trial teams as a consultant for many types of cases such as wrongful death, personal injury, civil rights, contract, insurance, employment law, construction defect, roadway design, among others.

Amanda graduated Summa Cum Laude with a Bachelor’s in Criminal Justice.  She also holds a Master of Science and a Master’s in Business Administration.  She received her Ph.D. in Psychology with an Emphasis in Industrial and Organizational Management from Grand Canyon University in Arizona.  Her dissertation specifically focused on the effect of storyboard visuals on empathy, altruistic motivation, and value in medical malpractice cases.

Amanda has moderated over a hundred focus groups and mock trials.  She has picked dozens of juries in both state and federal courts. She has also worked with attorneys on voir dire, opening and closing statements.

Amanda lives in Arizona. In her spare time, she loves to read and spend time with her family.

Amanda is a member of the American Psychology-Law Society, and the American Society of Trial Consultants.